A paralysis injury is life-altering, whether it resulted from a traumatic brain injury, cerebral palsy, a birth injury, stroke, another form of medical malpractice, or a car accident. Paralysis is classified as a catastrophic injury since it never fully improves. When dealing with the emotional and financial stress of a paralysis injury, it’s vital to have the support of a trusted Paralysis Injury Lawyer in Flint backing you.
At Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C., our Paralysis Injury Lawyer in Flint have the skills to deal with insurance company claims on your behalf and pursue damages to help cover the costs of your medical bills. With offices in both Flint and Detroit, Michigan, we are ready to work on your case.
In Michigan, a catastrophic injury is taken seriously because it results in major life changes for the victim. Catastrophic injuries can:
These severe injuries often meet the requirements for you to pursue economic and non-economic damages as part of a lawsuit against the liable party. You can also file a claim with your insurance company for lost wages and help with medical bills.
Insurance companies often drag their feet on releasing funds to injury victims, which is why having personal injury attorneys working on your behalf is useful in speeding up the process.
Whether the at-fault party is a physician whose lack of attention to detail resulted in your paralysis or someone who injured you in a car accident, you can file a third-party insurance claim against the negligent individual.
To prove negligence in Michigan, you must demonstrate that:
Your lawyer may need to assemble expert testimony, eyewitness accounts, and information from your medical records to provide sufficient evidence for your case.
For legal representation in a wrongful death lawsuit, spinal cord injury cases, and other personal injury cases, contact our team at Cochran, Kroll & Associates, P.C. Whether you want to pursue economic damages for medical expense reimbursement, or non-economic damages for your pain and suffering, we can provide a free case evaluation and put you on the right track.
Senior partner Eileen Kroll is also a registered nurse whose medical expertise can help strengthen your claims. For a free consultation, contact our office in Flint, Michigan, today at 866-MICH-LAW.
A young couple from Monroe, Michigan, was awarded a $15.8 million verdict as the result of their baby son, Jason, being inflicted with Cerebral Palsy as the result of an error during the final stages of a labor.
Oakland County, Michigan
While in the hospital a mother of three was not properly treated for a closed-head injury causing her untimely death.
A Livonia pedestrian recovered $1.4 million when he was struck by a commercial van resulting in a traumatic brain injury in Redford, Michigan.
Wayne County, Michigan
Patient suffered cardiac arrest and brain damage when a hospital failed to recognize internal bleeding and treatment was delayed for more than 14 hours.
Tuscola County, Michigan
A Tuscola County jury awarded $3.3 million to a severely brain injured motorist as the result of a defective Michigan highway.
A seventeen-year-old construction worker suffered a traumatic brain injury resulting from a fall in Flint, Michigan, and was awarded $1.25 million.
Wayne County, Michigan
Middle-aged woman suffered severe disfiguring facial burns from a simple surgical procedure.
Child developed cerebral palsy with developmental delays due to lack of oxygen and brain injury during labor and delivery.
A Westland construction worker recovered $1.5 million after sustaining a traumatic brain injury while on a construction site in Detroit, Michigan.
A Marlette, Michigan, family reached a $1.3 million settlement in the traffic death of their 5-year-old son when they were struck by a semi truck.
The misdiagnosis of breast cancer resulted in a Redford, Michigan, woman recovering $225,000.
A construction worker redeemed his worker’s compensation case for $125,000 in Detroit, Michigan.
A paraplegic woman from Monroe, Michigan, recovered Michigan no-fault benefits including the purchase of a new home and attendant care in excess of $400,000.
Brighton, Michigan; Detroit, Michigan
A Brighton family recovered $1.3 million and a Detroit family recovered $900,000 as the result of birth injuries and medical malpractice to their children.
Bay City, Michigan
A Bay City grandmother was awarded $80,000 following an auto accident resulting in a broken leg.